| The Washington Manual, Rheumatology Subspecialty Consult (In Stock) |
Prepared by residents, chief residents, and fellows at the Washington University School of Medicine, this handbook is a practical guide to inpatient and outpatient rheumatology consultations. It focuses on how to approach rheumatological problems, how to perform a musculoskeletal examination and arthrocentesis, and which medications are appropriate, including dosage and recommended monitoring.
The book covers symptoms and diseases and acute and chronic problems with the same front-lines practicality as the world-famous Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics . Content includes overviews of the major rheumatic diseases and sections on crystalline arthritis, seronegative spondyloarthropathies, vasculitis, infectious causes of arthritis, and miscellaneous rheumatology consultations.
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Author(s): Washington University School of Medicine Department of Medicine, Kevin Latinis, Kathryn Dao, Ernesto Gutierrez, Rebecca Shepherd
Paperback: 254 pages
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date: 10/1/2003
Dimensions: Length: 8.42IN Width: 5.32IN Height: 0.45IN
Shipping Weight: 2lb